Karunanidhi

  • DMK confident of a victory, voters favouring us: Karunanidhi 24-04-2014 03:42 PM

    DMK chief Karunanidhi and party treasurer exuded confidence of a victory in the polls. 39 Lok Sabha constituencies went to polls in a single phase in Tamil Nadu on Thursday. ...
  • Will support Congress if it rectifies its mistakes: DMK's Elangovan 27-03-2014 09:38 AM

    DMK leader TKS Elangovan has clarified party chief M Karunanidhi's remark saying that the party will only support Congress if it rectifies its mistakes. He, however, added that the Congress is the only 'secular' party and therefore, the DMK won't support the BJP as "it can never be secular". ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 26-03-2014 10:36 PM

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  • Tamil Nadu: Time for DMK, AIADMK to go, says new BJP ally PMK 21-03-2014 11:40 AM

    PMK joined the BJP-led NDA on Thursday. Party leader Anbumani Ramadoss told CNN-IBN that the tie-up with the NDA will provide a new political alternative in Tamil Nadu. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 11-03-2014 10:33 PM

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  • News 360: Naxals strike Chattisgarh again, 16 jawans killed 11-03-2014 08:34 PM

    Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police in the road opening party when it was attacked by over 200 heavily armed Naxals. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is an MNS-Shiv Sena-BJP alliance ever possible? 11-03-2014 07:36 PM

    All is well between the BJP and the Shiv Sena, it seems. Just days after BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met Raj Thackeray, the chief of MNS - Shiv Sena's rival - both BJP and Sena scrambled to portray a united front. The BJP was quick to calm the ruffled feathers....
  • Will discuss with supporters about floating a new party: Alagiri 10-03-2014 06:30 PM

    DMK chief Karunanidhi's son, MK Alagiri said that he will discuss with his supporters whether he should float a new political party. "I will hold discussions with my supporters on whether I should float a new political party and then take a decision," he added. This after he was suspended...
  • Centre should immediately approve release of Rajiv Gandhi killers: DMK 19-02-2014 01:53 PM

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has decided to release all 7 people convicted in the killing of the former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. The Centre has been given a 3-day deadline to ratify the decision. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on family war in Karunanidhi's DMK 02-02-2014 01:36 PM

    In this week's 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes a dig at Karunanidhi and the war between his two sons Alagiri and Stalin. ...
  • TN: On Alagiri's birthday, posters show him in Karunanidhi's garb 30-01-2014 01:10 PM

    And it is not just his estranged father that Alagiri has been compared to in posters. Alagiri's pictures have been morphed to show him as Periyar, Fidel Castro and even Subhash Chandra Bose. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-01-2014 10:44 PM

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  • News 360: Setback to gay activists, SC dismisses review petition 28-01-2014 08:36 PM

    In yet another setback to the LGBT community, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a review petition filed by the Centre against its December 11, 2013 verdict criminalising gay sex. The court rejected the petition as it found no merit in it. ...
  • The Week That Wasn't: Cyrus Broacha takes on Jayalalithaa 31-03-2013 03:15 PM

    He also made fun of M Karunanidhi, who has pulled out of the UPA government over Sri Lankan Tamils issue. ...
  • Marines row: Italian government has been fair, says Salman Khurshid 29-03-2013 10:40 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said, "I think the Italian government has been very sensible. It took time to be persuaded. I have no problem to say that they have done a good job." ...
  • There is no rift within DMK, says party leader Tiruchi Siva 25-03-2013 03:10 PM

    Sources say Alagiri is upset with younger brother MK Stalin for reportedly pushing their father to withdraw support to the UPA. ...
  • Is CBI a tool in the hands of the ruling party? 21-03-2013 11:56 PM

    The CBI on Thursday carried out raids at DMK leader MK Stalin's residence in Chennai. However, the agency called off the investigations after the government came under opposition attack over the timing of the raids. ...
  • Is UPA-II a lame duck government? 20-03-2013 11:34 PM

    The government's attempt to reach a consensus on the Sri Lankan resolution failed on Wednesday as party after political party opposed a country-specific resolution. ...
  • DMK pullout: Is India headed for early elections? 19-03-2013 10:09 PM

    The DMK withdrew support from the UPA on Tuesday over the Sri Lankan war crimes issue. ...
  • UPA under siege: Is DMK pullout from govt mere political posturing? 19-03-2013 09:54 PM

    The DMK caught the UPA on the wrong foot on Tuesday as it announced a pullout from the alliance over the Sri Lanka war crimes issue. ...
  • Watch: Political reactions on DMK's pullout from UPA govt 19-03-2013 05:55 PM

    The DMK has pulled out of the UPA alliance over the Sri Lankan war crimes issue. Its five ministers at the Centre will resign. The letter is yet to be sent to President. ...
  • Will continue to support the government: SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav 19-03-2013 02:50 PM

    SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav said that the DMK has still not withdrawn support from the UPA as they haven't notified the President. ...
  • Will reconsider if Parliament passes resolution ahead of UN vote: Karuna 19-03-2013 02:38 PM

    After DMK's decision to withdraw support to the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government, the UPA Government is now reduced to minority. ...
  • DMK withdrawal from the UPA a drama: Subramanian Swamy 19-03-2013 01:49 PM

    Subramanian Swamy said if the DMK is serious, they should write to the President that they are withdrawing support. ...
  • DMK may pull out its ministers from UPA over Sri Lanka issue 19-03-2013 09:00 AM

    DMK, however, could consider extending outside support to the government after 3 top ministers failed to satisfy Karunanidhi on the resolution. ...
  • UPA under siege: Is DMK serious about bringing down the government? 18-03-2013 11:55 PM

    Congress leaders P Chidambaram, AK Antony and Ghulam Nabi Azad had met DMK chief M Karunanidhi at his residence on Monday evening. ...
  • News 360: DMK may pull out of UPA after talks on SL issue fail, say sources 18-03-2013 10:35 PM

    The talks between Congress leaders and DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday evening on the Sri Lankan issue failed to achieve a breakthrough. ...
  • Will India take a stand against Sri Lanka's sovereign rights over Tamils issue? 17-03-2013 08:20 PM

    The Centre has tried to assure DMK saying no decision will be taken before consulting the party. ...
  • Govt will protect interest of Tamils in Sri Lanka: Narayanasamy 16-03-2013 05:57 PM

    Karunanidhi claimed the govt has not responded to his threat of pulling out of the UPA over human rights violations against Tamils. ...
  • Dhanush's 'Why this Kolaveri' goes viral 22-11-2011 09:14 AM

    National award winning Tamil actor Dhanush is donning a new hat - that of a singer and his song 'Why this Kolaveri' is a huge hit. ...